Tabernacle Christian School

"The mission of Tabernacle Christian School is to assist parents in the training, education, and spiritual development of their children for the glory of God!" At Tabernacle Christian School of Hickory, North Carolina, we will partner with your family to provide your child with a high level of academic excellence nurtured in an environment that is distinctively Christian.
We believe this will provide your child with the strength and ability to lead a godly, productive, and happy life.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1970
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost Notes$100 per week. Please call for more information.

Student Body

Total Students205 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Tabernacle Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,650
Tuition NotesTuition cost is $4,650.00 for all students. PreSchool student rates will differ as we offer half day programs. They may also come two or three days a week. We accept the North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship. This covers $4,200 in tuition per child. Visit and select K-12 grants for more information.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaleigh Cruse


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Golf, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
Intramural Sports OnlySoccer,
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